Moore Institute news
Articles about Moore Institute people, projects and programs.
- National Institutes of Health include early life nutrition, for first time ever, as part of their 2020-2030 research strategic plan
- Racism contributes to COVID-19 susceptibility in communities of color
- COVID-19 pandemic brings groups together to address community food insecurity
- Reinventing access to nutritious food during a pandemic
- An enduring friendship sparked a revolution in our understanding of the origins of chronic disease
- The biggest risk factor for heart disease? Diabetes
- Nutrition education is key component of health professional students' training
- Committee focus: developing nutrition curriculum for students of all ages
Articles describing people, organizations and communities successfully using nutrition to improve health.
Sustainable farm supports budding Latino farmers
Farm is run on "horsepower"
One school's quest to serve healthy whole foods
Low-income public charter school in Medford, Ore. serves three fresh from-scratch meals daily
One university's attempt to improve the health culture on campus
George Fox University implements Nutrition Matters Program to weave nutrition importance throughout campus culture
School creates morning "nutrition break" for all students
Tillamook Junior High School develops innovative method to increase breakfast participation
Articles highlighting the Moore Institute's work with community-based organizations.
Oregon Nutrition Day
Date: June 17th
Time: 9 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
This year’s theme:
Diverse Nutrition for Diverse Cultures
To register, click here - or on the event page located on the left hand side of this page.
We hope to see you there!
Moore Institute in the media
- Malheur County enacts an emergency food distribution plan - OPB's Think Out Loud
- Diabetes leads to broken hearts - Bend Bulletin
- Sidra Medicine brings together experts calling for better nutrition and support for women in early stages of life - The Peninsula Qatar
- Think health is all about individual responsibility? The science says otherwise. - Seattle Times
- How risks for chronic disease can be traced to the moment you were born - King5 Seattle
- Looking beyond healthcare to improve health - The Lund Report
- OHSU expert: U.S. culture encourages pregnancy cravings - Bend Bulletin
- The lingering health effects of the Civil War - Washington Post
- Oregon researchers: A food revolution could end chronic disease - Seattle Times
- Zip code may be more important to health than genetic code - OPB
- Help start a revolution in nutrition - The Bulletin
- Before You Know It - Oregon Humanities Magazine
- How Portlanders Are Forging the Frontier of Epigenetics - Portland Monthly Magazine
- First 1,000 days may determine a person's health for a lifetime - Statesman Journal
- Going upstream for the health of the next generation - The Bulletin